The small residential community of Dacula, Georgia, is home to some of the oldest architecture in metropolitan Atlanta. Just 40 minutes northeast of the sprawling city, Dacula offers residents a quieter life with a slower pace without giving up many of the perks of city life. Homes are available in a wide variety of styles, including older period designs, ramblers and multilevel traditional homes. All are available in various price points, so there is likely to be something for everyone.
Dacula is a small community with only around 4,400 residents. It was not until the 1980s that the population for the town reached over 1,000 people. With almost half of all households populated with children, the community is very family-friendly. The town is also a mecca for those who love the outdoors. Little Mulberry and Rabbit Hill Parks are just two of the areas locals love to go with their families and friends when the weather is fine. They can enjoy hiking trails, biking, and other outdoor activities while close to home. Golf clubs are also a popular hallmark of the area. The Fountains of Gwinnett, located in Duluth just a short trip away are also a popular attraction for those who like the outdoors.
Dacula is located within Gwinnett County, which is full of rich cultural things to experience. As the entire city of Dacula is under three square miles and mostly surrounded by residential homes, most residents find that many of their activities take them just a few short minutes away to surrounding areas. There they can have many exciting experiences with the arts, history and religion. The BAPS Hindu Mandir is a popular tour spot, as is the Gwinnett History Museum and Lawrenceville Female Seminary. Artists can enjoy galleries, theatres and concerts at various locations around Dacula, including the Hudgens Art Center and The Suwanee SculpTour. The rich cultural environment is hard to miss, and residents take advantage of it every moment they can. Those who like a combination of rural communities and city life may find that Dacula is the place they were meant to be. If you agree, browse our selection of available homes for sale in Dacula to find your future home.